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It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet

Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
Length: 2 hrs and 54 mins
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Summary

The second volume of James Herriot's best-selling memoirs about the trials and tribulations of being a rural vet.

How on earth did James Herriot come to be sitting on a high Yorkshire moor, smelling vaguely of cows? James isn't sure, but he knows that he loves it.

This second hilarious volume of memoirs contains more tales of James' unpredictable boss Siegfried Farnon; his charming student, brother Tristan; animal mayhem galore; and his first encounters with a beautiful girl named Helen.

©1972 James Herriot (P)2009 Hachette Digital

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Absolutely great and funny

Loved the book. It was over so fast and left me thirsty for the next one 😉. Really funny and great to listen to. Brilliantly narrated.

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Held my interest, well narrated country story

Quiet a good story of country life, brings back memories of bygone days, I look forward to further James Herriot stories to see how things progress.

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Ok

Ok performance overall. This is after herriot has been a year as a vet in Yorkshire.

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A great read

I really enjoyed this book and Christopher Timothy really brings it to life he is so good